Locomotive 9

Locomotive 9, shown here, was built in 1891 by the Portland Company, Portland Maine, for the Sandy River Railroad.  It was the 622nd locomotive built by the Portland Company, one of ten two-foot gauge locomotives built by that manufacturer.  This locomotive gained four different numbers over its 40+ year operational history: SRRR #5, Sandy River … Continue reading Locomotive 9

A Major Milestone for Our Trout Brook Bridge Project!

The historic B&M Moose Brook Bridge now spans Trout Brook near Head Tide village.  The bridge will soon be lowered and secured onto its pilings, and remaining work on two short approach spans will then follow.  Brendan Barry photo. On Saturday, September 8th, our Museum completed a major milestone in our Trout Brook Bridge project with … Continue reading A Major Milestone for Our Trout Brook Bridge Project!